Working with Nature in Aotearoa New Zealand: An Ethnography

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See role. subsistence farmers - when there is very little surplus and nearly all that is produced goes to supporting the farm household. subsistence - the way by which a culture obtains its food. supernatural - characteristics of the reality beyond the senses. survival of the fittest - a nineteenth century concept that the strongest survive. Is Restoring Harmony Always the Best Way? A decade and a half later, Polish-born anthropology student Bronisław Malinowski (1884-1942) was beginning what he expected to be a brief period of fieldwork in the old model, collecting lists of cultural items, when the outbreak of the First World War stranded him in New Guinea.

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Publisher: Transcript-Verlag (October 15, 2016)

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